1858 Wood Engraving Art Church Natvity Bethlehem Palestine Middle East XGAD7


"Cave of the Nativity"

This is an original 1858 black and white wood engraving of artwork that depicted the Romanesque architectural interior of the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, West Bank, Palestine, Middle East that is traditionally believed to be located over the cave where Jesus of Nazareth was born according to the Christian apologist Justin Martyr.


This 153+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate aging throughout. Light wrinkling. Small tear - bottom margin. Light water staining.

  • Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 4 inches; 17 x 10 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Tour the Holy Land with this collection of wood engravings from 1858 that Period Paper is proud to present! Finally be able to associate the landscape with the name of many famous Biblical settings such as the Sea of Galilee, Jerusalem, Caesarea, and Jericho. Then put yourself further in the middle of the Middle East as you traverse the environs of Lebanon, Syria, Israel, and the West Bank Palestinian territory. To continue browsing this unique collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

Keywords specific to this image: Grotto, Religious, Basilica